Lake Shore Schools

  • Lake Shore Schools 5611 N. Clark Chicago IL 60660 & 6759 N. Greenview Chicago IL 60626, 773-561-6707 Lake Shore Schools offers preschool (infants - 4 years) and grade school (K 8th) programs at 2 Chicago locations.
  • The preschool campus on Clark Street offers preschool for children ages 3 months to 3 years, while the grade school campus provides an educational program for student`s eligible for Junior Kindergarten (3 years+) through 8th Grade.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1948
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students292 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Lake Shore Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio42:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorFarah Essa

School Notes

  • Programs are accredited from the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA), the JK-Eighth grade school is registered and recognized by the Illinois State Board of Education, the preschool is city & state licensed. Curriculum at the preschool level includes Art, Music, Singing, Science & Nature, Outdoor Play, Math & Reading Readiness, Stories, and Creative Movement. Subjects in the JK-8 program include Reading, Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, Art, Music, PE, Computers, Spanish, and Library/Internet. Before- and after-school care, and a summer camp program is offered. For more information, please contact main office at 773 561-6707 and plan a visit with your child! You will find Lake Shore Schools as affordable and exactly what your child needs to succeed in their early years!
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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $8,341 for elementary schools and $17,095 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).